Disease in a vegetable garden can have devastating effects on your harvest. It is important to use products that will prevent disease from happening. The chart below include common vegetable diseases along with the Bonide Solution.

Symptoms

Probable Cause

Solution

Small, yellow spots on old leaves; spots enlarge, black growth looks water-soaked

Alternaria Leaf Spot

Bon Neem, Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1, Neem Oil, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Fungonil

Small, dark spots on leaves; eventually leaves turn black; fruits may blacken/drop. Fruits develop small, round, water-soaked spots; later, fruits darken and rot

Anthracnose

Bon Neem, Fungonil, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Neem Oil, Copper Fungicide

Reddish-brown lesions on stem, leaves, and pods; young diseased pods fall off

Bacterial Spot

Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1, Copper Fungicide, Bon Neem, Neem Oil

Irregular, water-soaked spots may develop on leaves; plant becomes partly defoliated; stem end of fruit becomes grayish-green; blossoms or young fruits may drop

Blights (Early And Late)

Neem Oil, Bon-Neem Oil, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Copper Fungicide, Tomato Vegetable 3 in 1

Seedlings rot and die

Damping-Off

Increase air circulation & thin seedlings

Soft, watery spots on stems, or leaves; enlarge, mold forms

Downey Mildew

Liquid Copper Fungicide, Bon Neem, Neem Oil, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard

Soft, watery spots on stems, leaves or fruit; enlarge, mold forms

Gray Mold

Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Captan

Yellowing of the leaf margins (chlorosis) is an early symptom on the plant, and light- to dark-brown spots (necrosis) can appear, plus water-soaked regions on the stem.

Gummy Stem Blight (Black Rot)

Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Fungonil, All Seasons

Yellow/whitish spots on leaves; girdled of roots; water-soaked spots/lesions on roots

Leaf Blight

Fungonil, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1

Small, round, tan to brown spots on leaves and stems; later leaves turn yellow/drop

Leaf Spot

Bon Neem, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1, Neem Oil

Leaves Coated With White Powder

Powdery Mildew

Bon Neem, Neem Oil, Sulfur, Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Copper Fungicide

Orange or brown pustules on leaves

Rust

Bon Neem, Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1, Neem Oil, Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Sulfur Fungicide, Copper Fungicide, Fungoil

Sunken green spots on curcurbits

Scab

Bon Neem, Neem Oil, Tomato & Vegetable 3 in 1, Copper Fungicide

Young infected plants may die after transplanting; survivors develop bright yellow leaves, stems rot; poor harvest

Stem Rot

Use cultural controls, remove infected plants.

Yellowing of foliage and gradual defoliation; plants may become stunted

Wilt

Use cultural controls, remove infected plants.

Leaves Crinkled/Mottled Areas; Misshapen/yellow/bushy Plants

Virus (Common Mosaic, Yellow Mosaic)

All Seasons Horticultural Oil

Brown lesion shortly followed by a characteristic fluffy, white growth

White Mold (Sclerotinia)

Fruit Tree & Plant Guard, Liquid Copper

 

 

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Animal Issues

Most gardeners appreciate wildlife, until they start helping themselves to produce and your hard work. Fencing may be your best way to deal with animals. However, Bonide Product Solutions can help you. The chart below includes common animal problems along with the Bonide Solution.

Symptoms

Probable Cause

Solution

Bites taken out of produce like cucumbers & tomatoes

Birds

Repels All*

Plants eaten to the ground

Deer

Go Away Deer & Rabbit Repellant, Repels All*

Damage to plants

Dogs & Cats

Go Away Rabbit/ Dog & Cat Repellent*, Repels All*

Plants disappear all or in part

Pocket Gophers & Voles

MoleMax Repellent*

Plant chewed to soil

Rabbits

Repels All*, Go Away Deer & Rabbit Repellant, Mole Max*, Go Away Rabbit/ Dog & Cat Repellent*

Fruits and Vegetables disappear: cucumbers, corn, tomatoes

Raccoon

Repels All*

Corn eaten off the ears, tomatoes partially eaten, etc.

Squirrels

 Repels All*, Mole Max*, Go Away Deer & Rabbit

Plant chewed to soil

Wood Chuck

Rodent Smoke Bomb

*Product not labeled for direct use on vegetables.